Etheridge, who signed with Cardiff City in 2017, made a phenomenal 127 saves throughout the EPL season, the second most in the league.
Ateneo and Far Eastern University, two teams which faced off for the crown two years ago and are determined to reclaim lost glory, clash in the other semifinal at 4 p.m.
“It was really a tight game. All of us had chances and it was really hard work. We’re not hitting the back of the net. I called on Asare David and he changed the game. Last shot, he made it from long-range. And again, he’s done it. All credit goes to him,” – Coach Ayi Bimbo #7SFootball
“The semifinals will not be easy, and we know that they’ll prepare for us. But at the end of the day, we have one goal – it’s one game to the finals. Our mission is to get to the finals and win it all again,” – Danny Kross #7SFootball
Match Day no. 7 for the women’s division featured massive blowouts left and right, with the Bohemian Sporting Club and Manila Nomads sealing the top seeds heading into the semi-finals. #7SFootball
Buried in a 0-2 hole past the one hour mark, Ceres-Negros suddenly poured in three goals in the final 20 minutes and change to complete the mighty comeback and silence Persija in front of a loaded home crowd. #AFCCup
It was already a sizable gap for the South Sulawesian squad entering the intermission as midfielder Rizky Pellu and striker Eero Markkanen converted on two consecutive goals with just three minutes separating each made attempt. #AFCCup
Both teams shrugged off the summer heat and relentlessly searched for a go-ahead goal but fell short. #YFL2019
The Super Eagles scored a convincing win against Ghana F.C., 2-0, a rematch between two teams who met in last season’s finals. Both teams went scoreless in the first half before Ebere Ugochukwu and Stanley Edeme shattered made their respective goals. From there, there was no looking back for the Super Eagles.
In other fixtures, defending champion University of the Philippines rallied from a goal down to eliminate National University, 4-1, while De La Salle avenged its first round loss to University of the East with a 2-0 victory. #UAAPSeason81